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Bleedin’ Deadly Halloween Event

By Lorna / October 27, 2016

Quite possibly Ireland’s freakiest Halloween event, Bleedin’ Deadly is taking place from the 28th (tomorrow!) to the 31st of October.This event invites you back in time to finely dressed gentleman and corset-wearing ladies – where a freak show (and not your telly) was main source of entertainment! Space Cowboy will be hosting the Bleedin’ Deadly event […]

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Ireland’s Best Chocolates

By Lorna / October 27, 2016

When one thinks of typical Irish produce, whiskey, Guinness and Irish creamery butter often spring to mind. But did you know we have some excellent chocolatiers here also? They mightn’t be the same calibre as Belgian Godiva and Leonidas, but they are certainly delicious. A staple Irish chocolate is Cadbury’s. There is not one person […]

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Halloween Events @ The Liquor Rooms

By Lorna / October 25, 2016

More Halloween events! Today’s events are a lot more adult friendly. The Poetry Brothel will be offering a spooky, sensual night at the Liquor Rooms. On the 30th of October at 8:30 you are invited to attend the spectacle. There will be burlesque dancers, body painters, private poetry readings, magicians and tarot card readers. Really […]

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The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

By Lorna / October 25, 2016

This week Guinness is hosting the 38th Cork Jazz festival. From the 28th-31st of October, Cork is the only place to be for jazz fanatics, or those that enjoy a feel-good swing. There is literally so much going on, so no matter what your availability or budget, you’ll find something to suit! Over the four […]

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Child Friendly Halloween Events

By Lorna / October 24, 2016

Today we’re featuring some events on this Halloween for everyone. Tales from the Shadows: Gothic Tales There is a mysterious, otherworldly event taking place at Marsh’s library beside St Patrick’s Cathedral on the 29th of October from 2-6. March’s library would have seen Bram Stoker pass through its doors countless times. Bram Stoker met a […]

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The Clockwork Door: Dublin’s First Timehouse

By Lorna / October 24, 2016

Dublin’s first time house, The Clockwork Door, opened this week on Wellington Quay, just beside the Ha’penny Bridge (it’s found behind a little doorway so you’ll have to keep an eye out to find it). Behind the painted door you’ll find respite from all the hustle and bustle of Dublin City and a chance to […]

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Chopped Bring More Healthy Food & Jobs to Dublin

By Lorna / October 21, 2016

We’ve all seen Chopped stores popping up around the city. The answer to all our healthy food cravings (or sense of guilt after a weekend of junk), they provide literally any salad you could want along with smoothies, breakfast omelettes and fresh juices. All their dressings are gluten and dairy free!   Chopped can be […]

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Events this Halloween – Horror films at the IFI

By Lorna / October 21, 2016

Scary films are like eating junk food when you’re trying to lose weight. You know you shouldn’t – because you’ll be up all night listening to every squeak and creak convincing yourself the house is haunted or killer clowns are going to break in. But you can’t help yourself. Your curiosity gets the better of […]

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Events this Halloween – Gothic 1920’s Night

By Lorna / October 20, 2016

Find yourself at the Irish Museum of Modern Art at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham on the 29th for a night of glamour, curiosities and a flashback to the 1920s, all with a gothic undertone. Prohibition: the Beautiful and the Damned is a decadent, dark night for dancing, dating and drinking all in 1920’s style. Fancy […]

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The Cake Café

By Lorna / October 20, 2016

Off the beaten track, down a little laneway, snuggled up with its own little leafy outdoor courtyard is one of the best cafes in Dublin. Let me take you on a visual tour to the Cake Café. You take a right off Camden St. onto Grantham St. Then take the next right, onto Pleasant Place. […]

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